Category Archives: Points of interest

Along the Trabocchi Coast

You can’t leave Abruzzo without having visited its most characteristic stretch of coastline, the Trabocchi Coast, approximately 50 kilometres long that can even be explored without taking the car and instead using local trains, where nearly all of them allow bikes to be taken on board. Depart from Francavilla al Mare, whose cycle path crosses…
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Replenish with wine and oil

Visiting the province of Chieti means travelling around a hilly area rich in olive trees and vineyards. Thanks to the geopedological characteristics of the land and to the important thermal variations between day and night that characterise the climate of these hills located between the Adriatic Sea and the Maiella massif, these crops produce fruit…
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Discover Chieti

From Francavilla al Mare heading westwards you follow the river Alento and within a few kilometres you reach Chieti where you can admire the sea and the two mountains of the Maiella and Gran Sasso. From around the year 1000 B.C. some of the Marsi people settled here and took the name of Marrucini, and…
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Outdoor in the Aventino Valley

The Aventino Valley, that surrounds the Eastern Maiella from Casoli to Palena, offers a very interesting range of services and opportunities for those seeking to organise one or several day outdoors. - Rafting on the Aventino: the river, thanks to its easy, rapid and adequate gradient, has become a point of reference for fans of…
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